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Online forms: Ambassador Application Form

Instructions for College Ambassador Application

Messiah College Ambassador Qualifications

College Ambassadors are current students selected on the basis of leadership, scholarship, and desire to promote Messiah College both on and off campus. Minimum qualifications include:

  1. Maintain full-time student status at Messiah College (currently enrolled in a minimum of 12 credits)
  2. Have at least a 3.0 (B) cumulative GPA
  3. Commit to a minimum of serving in the program for one full academic year
  4. Complete at least one full academic year at Messiah
  5. Plan to live in on-campus housing for the full-academic year (excluding studying abroad)
  6. Submit the application, two references, and complete an interview with the selection committee

Messiah College Ambassador Responsibilities

Ambassadors will help promote Messiah College for major Admissions event days (Spotlight Day, Open House, Accepted Student Preview Day, etc.), and provide support for individual visits to campus. Ambassador responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  1. Attending all training sessions (day-long training prior to start of fall semester, and any additional sessions as determined by Ambassador Team)
  2. Hosting a prospective student overnight twice per semester (unless there are too few overnight visit requests)
  3. Following up with overnight guests
  4. Serving as chapel host for campus guests
  5. Offering two hours of service on event days (tour guide, greeting guests, departmental meetings. etc.)

Messiah College Ambassador Benefits

Ambassadors will be compensated in the following ways:

  1. Professional development opportunities
  2. Ambassador apparel
  3. Optional fun events provided by the Admissions Office
  4. Organized dinner receptions
  5. Occasional giveaways from the Admissions Office
  6. Years of service gifts provided at the end of the year

Application Procedures

  1. Submit your application and recommendations to the Admissions Office as soon as possible.  https://www.messiah.edu/forms/form/407/en/1/messiah_college_ambassador_recommendation_form
  2. Selected candidates will be contacted to schedule an interview.
  3. All selected Ambassadors will be contacted within 2-3 weeks of their interview.

If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office at ambassadors@messiah.edu

Completed applications are due no later than Friday, March 24, 2017